The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 233 253 235
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 24 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 1.02% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Median daily rate £525 £180 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.66% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £149 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £296 £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £150 £170
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £165.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.60% +1037.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £47.00 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £165.00 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +3.44%
Windows Vista
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1920 2349 2290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.95% 23.66% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1309 1169
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 203 233
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +24 16 £550 +340.00% 1
Hampshire +5 3 - - 1
Berkshire -4 2 £225 -35.71%
Oxfordshire -12 2 £200 +11.11%
Surrey - 1 - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
5 21 (52.50%) MS Exchange
6 20 (50.00%) Oracle
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
8 16 (40.00%) Citrix
8 16 (40.00%) Internet
9 15 (37.50%) IPsec
9 15 (37.50%) CISSP
9 15 (37.50%) SMTP
9 15 (37.50%) Client/Server
9 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
9 15 (37.50%) CESG
9 15 (37.50%) Information Assurance
9 15 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
10 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (30.00%) MS Office
12 11 (27.50%) Unix
12 11 (27.50%) FTP
12 11 (27.50%) OWASP
12 11 (27.50%) Sendmail
12 11 (27.50%) SSH
12 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
12 11 (27.50%) Patch Management
13 10 (25.00%) Fuzz Testing
13 10 (25.00%) RMADS
13 10 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (52.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Internet
2 15 (37.50%) IPsec
2 15 (37.50%) SMTP
3 11 (27.50%) FTP
3 11 (27.50%) SSH
4 6 (15.00%) Wireless
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 2 (5.00%) LAN
7 2 (5.00%) WAN
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security
8 1 (2.50%) SAN
8 1 (2.50%) VLAN
8 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Security Advisor
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
4 4 (10.00%) ArcSight Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Build Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Build Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Development Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Support
7 1 (2.50%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Rollout Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Support
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) CESG
1 15 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) Unix
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Information Assurance
2 11 (27.50%) OWASP
2 11 (27.50%) Patch Management
3 10 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (25.00%) Fuzz Testing
3 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (22.50%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 7 (17.50%) ISMS
6 7 (17.50%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (12.50%) Information Security
7 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (10.00%) Content Development
9 2 (5.00%) ITIL
9 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
10 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.50%) Project Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
2 15 (37.50%) CISSP
2 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
4 10 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) RMADS
2 4 (10.00%) GPG13
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Sendmail
3 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.50%) OpenView
3 1 (2.50%) OVSD
3 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle
3 16 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Apple
7 1 (2.50%) Aruba
7 1 (2.50%) Lumension
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec